La Alcantarilla (Puebla)

Learn about medium-sized town of La Alcantarilla through its pictures, maps and population statistics.

All the information about this town of 206 inhabitants of the State of Puebla

The town of La Alcantarilla (Puebla) belongs to the municipality of Chignahuapan. There are 206 inhabitants and it is 2,271 meters altitude. The Magical Town of Ciudad de Chignahuapan is 5 minutes away by car (3 km). It is the most populated town in the position #74 of the whole municipality.

Last Update: 29.05.2024

Data: In La Alcantarilla, 100% of the inhabitants are catholic and 63% of the housings are equipped with a washing machine. At the bottom of this page you will find more information.

To locate this beautiful town inside the municipality, you must know that La Alcantarilla is located at 1.8 kilometers (in direction Southwest) from the locality of Ciudad de Chignahuapan, which is the one that has more inhabitants inside the municipality. With our webpage and with our satelital map that you can find below, you can know where is and visit the surroundings of La Alcantarilla.

#1 Where is La Alcantarilla? How to go? Map

Location map of La Alcantarilla in Puebla: Use the controls in the upper left area to zoom in (+) or out (-). This is a satellite photo centered in La Alcantarilla, which is marked with the following symbol Map marker


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#2 The population of La Alcantarilla (Puebla) is 206 inhabitants

Population data in La Alcantarilla (Puebla)
YearFemale InhabitantsMale inhabitantsTotal population
Evolution of the population in La Alcantarilla: Total   Men   Women
Other demographic data in La Alcantarilla:
Fertility rate (children per woman):2.238.00
Population coming from outside the State of Puebla:18.45%13.13%
Illiterate population:0.97%6.06%
Illiterate population (men):0.49%8.00%
Illiterate population (women):0.49%4.08%
Schooling level:8.835.77
Schooling level (men):8.845.31
Schooling level (women):8.826.19
Indigenous culture data in La Alcantarilla:
Percentage of indigenous population:0.00%0.00%
Percentage speaking an indigenous language:0.00%0.00%
Percentage who speak an indigenous language and do not speak Spanish:0.00%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of indigenous population in the town of La Alcantarilla, compared with its municipality, with the percentage in the State of Puebla, and in the country as a whole.

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Unemployment, economy and housing data in La Alcantarilla:
Employed population over 12 years:69.90%33.33%
Employed population over 12 years (men):75.82%48.00%
Employed population over 12 years (women):65.22%18.37%
Number of inhabited private housings:5243
Homes with electricity:92.31%100.00%
Homes with piped water:88.46%44.44%
Homes with a toilet or sanitary facilities:82.69%100.00%
Homes with a radio:50.00%55.56%
Homes with a television:78.85%100.00%
Homes with a refrigerator:80.77%62.96%
Homes with a washing machine:63.46%48.15%
Homes with a car:65.38%70.37%
Households with personal computer, laptop or tablet:13.46%0.00%
Homes with landline telephone:3.85%0.00%
Homes with cell phones:96.15%77.78%
Homes with Internet:21.15%0.00%
Comparison of percentages of single persons in La Alcantarilla (over 12 years), comparing the same percentage with the municipality, with the State of Puebla, and with the total for the country.

#3 Satellite photo of La Alcantarilla

With the satellite map of La Alcantarilla will I be able to look for my location? Yes, access the map, zoom in and see the surroundings of this town and the municipality of Chignahuapan. Get free live access to satellite views of 2024 of La Alcantarilla.

#4 Hotels and Accommodation near La Alcantarilla

It seems that there are no accommodations in the town of La Alcantarilla, but we have a record of the closest hotels and motels to La Alcantarilla so you can contact them:

#5 What to do in La Alcantarilla

A weekend in La Alcantarilla and looking for tourist attractions? Tourism in La Alcantarilla and surroundings to find the best destinations.
Las mejores montes de La Alcantarilla para excursiones y actividades al aire libre:
  • Cerro Apapasco (2394 meters): 1.4 km walk (22 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Los Tibicos (2340 meters): 2.8 km walk (39 minutes), heading North.
  • Cerro El Tecolote (2486 meters): 3.9 km walk (70 minutes), heading Southwest.
  • Cerro Amanalco (2507 meters): 4.2 km walk (61 minutes), heading Southwest.
Magical Towns to visit when in La Alcantarilla:Are you looking for charming villages in the surroundings of La Alcantarilla?:
  • Apapasco (113 inhabitants): Located 1 km to the South (1 minutes by car)
  • Jardínes de Cozapa (85 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southeast (2 minutes by car)
  • Cozapa (El Cortijo) (70 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Northeast (2 minutes by car)
  • Michac (1707 inhabitants): Located 2 km to the Southwest (3 minutes by car)
This information is based on geographical data. Distances may vary depending on terrain, driving style or walking conditions.

#6 Population pyramid of La Alcantarilla (Puebla)

We have compiled data on number of inhabitants of La Alcantarilla by age and gender, to show you the following population pyramid of the town, from the year 2005. You can check how the percentages of children and adults are distributed, in addition to women and men. With this data you can analyze the demographic structure, and know if in La Alcantarilla there is a generational replacement.

Population pyramid of La Alcantarilla
Data of the age pyramid of the town La Alcantarilla (inhabitants year 2020)
Age rangeNumber of womenNumber of menTotal population
Infants (0-5 years)17926
Youth (6-14 years)211536
Adults (15-59 years)6962131
Elderly (60+ years)8513

#7 Pictures of La Alcantarilla

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